Tag Archive: Scholarship

March 1st, 2011 by | Tags: , | 3 Comments »

No one can deny that colleges in the US are outstandingly expensive.  Financing college education is certainly harder for people with hearing loss as they have higher expenses in terms of covering cochlear implant surgeries […]

October 14th, 2010 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

I met Laura and Mark Paddack, parents to the adorable toddler, Thomas, at this past summer’s AG Bell Convention in Orlando.  They were kind enough to share their story with me.  Their son received bilateral […]

June 15th, 2009 by | Tags: , , | 1 Comment »

Jessica will be joining the blogsphere as she asked if she could step up to the plate to share her personal experiences as a cochlear implant user. My life will be very busy in the […]

June 3rd, 2009 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

From The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing’s “AG Bell Update”:   AG Bell’s Preschool-Age Financial Aid program was established to provide financial support to families of preschool-age children who […]

April 27th, 2009 by | Tags: , , , , , , | 3 Comments »

The deadline to apply for Cochlear’s Graeme Clark Scholarship (named for the inventor of the Nucleus® multichannel cochlear implant) is AUGUST 1, 2009. This scholarship is open to Nucleus® cochlear implant recipients who are attending college […]

April 21st, 2009 by | Tags: , , , | 9 Comments »

I’ve tried to keep mum about this, but I’m just going to burst if I wait any more to tell y’all my plans for next year.   In May, I’ll graduate from Summa Cum Laude […]

April 2nd, 2009 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments »

RAISING A CHILD WITH HEARING LOSS (Sherilyn M. Adler, Ph.D.) Dr. Sherilyn M. Adler, a developmental psychologist, psychotherapist, and mother of a teenager who is a CI recipient, gave an excellent presentation on the joys […]

March 15th, 2009 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Here is a video of Rachel’s presentation at TCU.  As you can tell, Rachel is the filmmaker, not me!  But bear with me, because she has some great things to say — captioned, of course! […]